Parramatta Lanes
Parramatta Lanes Stage and Crowd

Wednesday 11 – Saturday 14 October 2023

Experience one of the biggest free cultural festivals that Sydney has to offer. Over four incredible nights this October, Parramatta will burst into life with a feast for the senses.

Held in the heart of Parramatta, this award-winning festival features multiple stages and offers a diverse mix of food, music, art, and entertainment. A number of laneways are transformed into vibrant and bustling streets filled with food stalls, bars, and live music performances. 

Sip a cocktail, groove to a DJ, savour a gourmet dish, and be awed by stunning artwork, all in a single evening.

Get ready to grab some friends, lose yourself in our laneways and discover delicious food, eclectic music and bold art around every corner. 

Parramatta Lanes 2022 Wrap Up

Parramatta Lanes 2022 Wrap Up

Our programme for 2023 will be announced soon, follow us on Parramatta Lanes Facebook and Instagram and sign up for our newsletter to be the first to hear updates.

Eats. Beats. Art.

Lose yourself in the flavour with food stalls and pop-up bars from some of Sydney's finest vendors. From savoury to sweet, spicy to sour, there's a flavour to suit every taste and satisfy every craving. Our full line-up of food offerings will be announced soon.

Find your vibe with an eclectic mix of fresh beats from our DJs, banging tracks from up-and-coming artists and multicultural music from around the globe. The Parramatta Lanes music programme is guaranteed to entertain. Our full music programme will be announced soon.

Immerse yourself in our incredible art with eye-popping installations, interactive performances and beautiful street banners. Our innovative art works will engage the senses and challenge the mundane. Our full artist line-up will be announced soon.

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Performers at Parramatta Lanes

Outdoor Art & Performance Expression of Interest

City of Parramatta is seeking proposals from individuals or collective artists and performers to produce and present site-specific art installations and performance works for the 2023 Parramatta Lanes event.

Council will award up to four separate commissions for Parramatta Lanes 2023, including 1 x banner art project at $3,000 and 3 x outdoor installations at $30,000 each.

Acknowledgement of Country

For over 60,000 years the Parramatta area has been home of the Burramattagal people, a clan of the Dharug, who settled along the upper reaches of the Parramatta River. City of Parramatta respectfully recognises the Traditional Owners of the land and waters of Parramatta, the Dharug people, and pay our respects to the Elders past, present and emerging. We extend our respect to all First Nations people visiting these sites.

Partners & Sponsors

Our Parramatta Lanes 2023 partners and sponsors will be announced soon. If you would like to showcase your brand to a diverse and engaged audience, while supporting an award-winning event that celebrates the best of art, music, food, and entertainment, get in touch at